COVID19 – Child Care Options

Updated: October 26, 2020



Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Employees may contact our EAP hotline: 800-272-2727 or visit  The EAP can help employees find childcare and other home care services.


National/Multi-State Options



To address the public need during the coronavirus crisis, they are offering care in hundreds of essential KinderCare centers across the country to offer childcare to families in essential service roles. If you work in essential services, and your center is closed, you are eligible to enroll your child in the essential center that is closest to you.  If your center is not listed on the Essential KinderCare Center Locations page, it is temporarily closed in the best interest of global health.



La Petite Academy


Market/Regional Options




Boys and Girls clubs of Phoenix





City of Sacramento Parks & Recreation

Contact number/URL with the information

Other Information: Location & Services Registration Link:

Free Childcare Program for Essential Employees; Search – Childcare in search box



San Diego County



Shasta County

Child Care Referral and Education (CCRE)

Contact number/URL with the information: (530) 529-3131






Barco-Newton Family YMCA (Fleming Island)

Dye Clay Family YMCA (Orange Park)

duPont YMCA Youth Development Campus (Baymeadows)

Flagler Center YMCA (Bartram Park)

Flagler Health+ Village YMCA (Northwest St. Johns County)

Ponte Vedra YMCA (Ponte Vedra)





YMCA (Multiple Sites in Atlanta Area)




All Areas

Check Local Churches & private daycares are allowing for temporary placement (particularly in rural reas)


Brandon, Clinton, Flowood, Jackson

Stella Patino, COO 601.326.4703 (Metropolitan YMCAs of Mississippi)


Reservoir YMCA (Brandon, Flowood, Jackson)

Nicole Brendel 601.326.4713/601.992.9118 (Reservoir)


Clinton YMCA

Jami Ferrell 601.926.9245/601.924.5812 (Clinton)


New York


New York City

NYC Department of Education Regional Enrichment Centers

Hours of operation 7:30am to 6:00pm


NYC Department of Education

Pick up 3 meals daily from 7:30am to 1:30pm




Rogue Valley

Rogue Valley Family YMCA

Contact number/URL with the information:

Other Information: Services Only available to medical staff, health care workers, first responders, and vulnerable populations; small groups and required daily screening on site




DFW, Austin, San Antonio, Houston

Contact local YMCAs for openings and availability



Miscellaneous/Online Babysitting Agencies: – Online service for parents looking for a local babysitter. Memberships fees apply. – Online service for parents seeking a babysitter, tutor, pet sitter or house sitter. – Online service for parents looking for a local babysitter. Free memberships are available to review profiles and memberships fees apply for unlimited access. – Online search for babysitters and nannies. Memberships fees apply. – Online search for caregivers. Free 7-day preview. Memberships fees apply. – Online search for babysitters at no charge. – Online search for finding, managing, and paying for family care needs including childcare, senior care, special needs care, pet care, housekeepers and tutors.